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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (L) and Chad's President Idriss Deby (R) often discussed border security.  By BRAHIM ADJI (AFP)

Nigeria warily eyes border after Chad leader's death

16 hours ago | Nigeria

The death of Chadian President Idriss Deby has been a hefty blow to the anti-jihadist campaign in the Sahel, but especia ...

19 hours ago | Nigeria

I can't speak right now, I'm on an urgent case, Aliyu Mariam Oyiza said hastily on the phone, leaving her office in Ma ...

Apr 21, 2021 | Nigeria

Gunmen have attacked a private university in Nigeria's northern Kaduna state, killing one staff member and kidnapping so ...

Apr 20, 2021 | Nigeria

Amina Ahmed is tired. Day and night, she waits by her phone for news of her husband, languishing behind bars in northern ...

Apr 19, 2021 | Nigeria

A popular Nigerian evangelical preacher, TB Joshua, has called on his followers to pray for YouTube after the platform ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

Tens of thousands of people have fled the northeastern Nigeria town of Damasak following jihadist attacks that killed mo ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

As many as 65,000 people have fled the northeastern Nigeria town of Damasak following a series of jihadist attacks, the ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

Nigeria will restart issuing new mobile subscriptions from next week, the government said, four months after it halted t ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

Nigerian sisters Hafsat, 14, and Aisha, 13, were asleep in their dormitory when gunmen overran their school in a remote ...

Apr 15, 2021 | Nigeria

The Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM) under its Education Tourism Initiative, CLR educ ...

Apr 15, 2021 | Nigeria

At least 10 people were killed when jihadists attacked a northeast Nigerian town, burning down a UN office and prompting ...

Apr 14, 2021 | Nigeria

Hundreds of residents of the northeast Nigerian town of Damasak were fleeing into neighbouring Niger on Wednesday trying ...

Apr 13, 2021 | Nigeria

Boko Haram was in my house three-year-old Aisha said with a frown, sat next to her mother Hadiza in a run-down camp f ...

Apr 12, 2021 | Nigeria

As congratulations continue to pour-in on Senator Andrew Uchendu, Chief Victor Giadom, Barr. Isaac Ogbobula, Dr. ...

Apr 8, 2021 | Nigeria

Gunmen have stormed another police station in southeast Nigeria and freed prisoners there, police and local media said W ...